Shoals Christian School

301 Heathrow Dr
Florence, AL 35633-0356
Tel: (256)767-7070
Grades: NS-12 | 240 students
MISSION STATEMENT We will assist families by providing a Christ-centered, biblically based education emphasizing excellence in character, academics, and service to Christ and others.
"All of your children will be taught by the Lord and great will be your children's peace." Isaiah 54:13
VISION STATEMENT Shoals Christian School (SCS) is a school whose constituents are increasingly committed to lives of holiness and prayer.
The school's leadership is committed to make decisions consistent with its mission statement and the principles of God's Word.
SCS follows biblical principles of stewardship and is dedicated to future growth and financial stability.
Students of SCS are growing in the knowledge of the Lord, are challenged to reach their full academic potential, and are impacting their world for Christ.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
AdvancED
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-12
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported on case-by-case basis, dyslexia and mild learning differences
Year Founded 1997

Student Body

Total Students 240 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Shoals Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 5 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Human Geography, AP Language, AP Literature
Average ACT score 25
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Details are in the Student/Parent Handbook)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,255
Tuition Notes This is the 2016-2017 tuition for 6th - 8th grades. Please contact our Admissions Director for complete tuition schedule.
% on Financial Aid
23%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,336
Admissions Director Didi Vardaman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Drill Team, Football, Golf, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
Drill TeamFootball,
GolfSoftball,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 14 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Classes, Art Shows, Drama, Jr. High Scholars Bowl, Key Club, Math Olympics, Middle School Student Government Assocation, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Red Cross Club, Robotics Team, SCS Ambassadors, Science Fair, Student Government Association Art Classes, Art Shows, Drama, Key Club, Math Olympics, Red Cross Club, Robotics Team, Science Fair, Jr. High Scholars Bowl,
Middle School Student Government Assocation,
National Honor Society,
National Junior Honor Society,
SCS Ambassadors,
Student Government Association,

School Notes

  • CORE VALUES
  • 1. Christ-likeness (Colossians 1:18)
  • 2. Gods Word As Absolute Truth (Psalm 119:160, 2 Timothy 3:16)
  • 3. Christian family (Psalm 127:3-5, Deuteronomy 6:4-7)
  • 4. Stewardship (Luke 12:48)
  • 5. Student Potential (Colossians 1:28)

Nearby Private Schools

The nearest high school is Mars Hill Bible School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mars Hill Bible School (2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mars Hill Bible School (2 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florence
    Mars Hill Bible School
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-12 | 528 students
    2 miles
    698 Cox Creek Pkwy
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)767-1203
    2PK-12
    528
  • Florence
    Little Angel Kindergarten/dc
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 153 students
    2.3 miles
    1125 Sherrod Ave
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)766-4483
    2.3PK-KG
    153
  • Florence
    Grades: NS-8
    3.3 miles
    2302 Hough Rd
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)767-1749
    3.3NS-8
    n/a
  • Florence
    Grades: PK-K | 153 students
    3.4 miles
    P.o. Box 875
    Florence, AL 35631
    (256)767-2251
    3.4PK-K
    153
  • Florence
    Grades: K-8 | 211 students
    3.4 miles
    115 Plum St
    Florence, AL 35630
    (256)766-1923
    3.4K-8
    211

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The average private school tuition in Alabama is $5,044 for elementary schools and $7,019 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Alabama is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).